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Re: [leafnode-list] setting users?
In previous mail, Brent J. Nordquist spouted...
> On Fri, 7 Jan 2000, Cornelius Krasel wrote:
> > > was wonder if there was a way to set this up so only certain users can use
> > > leafnode, say like a user name and password.
> > Not yet. I am planning to implement this. One question is where to store
> > the passwords.
> May I suggest that whatever you do uses PAM, so that administrators can
> fit this into other schemes they're already using for other applications,
> if desired.
PAM complicates things quite a bit in some cases, and I believe
this case to be one of them. It also limits code portability in
that not all systems use PAM (most, in fact).
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